Professor of Economics Education

Bristol, Bristol (GB)
Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Wednesday, 12 February 2020
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 15 March 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Professor of Economics Education

Job number    ACAD104459

Division/School   School of Economics, Finance and Management
Contract type   Open Ended
Working pattern  Full time
Salary   Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Closing date for applications    15-Mar-2020

The School of Economics at the University of Bristol is seeking to appoint one or more Professor(s) of Economics Education to provide academic leadership to further strengthen the School’s reputation as a leader in economics education. 

This is an exceptional opportunity to work in and shape economics education at a pioneering, research-intensive School of Economics with a strong commitment to world-leading, effective and student-centred pedagogy. 

The role-holder will contribute to research-led teaching in Economics at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, shape pedagogical developments within and beyond the school and engage in scholarly activities nationally and/or internationally. 

The post is on the education pathway (Pathway 3), which is well established within the School of Economics. 

Informal enquiries can be made via email to Professor Sarah Smith (Head of School, Economics) ( or Dr Christian Spielmann (Reader of Economics Education) ( 

It is expected that interviews will be held at the end of March / beginning of April.  

Closing date for applications is 11.59pm on Sunday 15th March 2020.

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.